X-rays are one of the most commonly used diagnostic imaging tests performed within the healthcare industry. X-rays are a type of electromagnetic radiation similar to regular light rays. However, unlike regular light, X-rays have shorter wavelengths, making it impossible for the human eye to see. X-rays also have higher energy and can pass through most …
Mobile CT Rental: Is it The Right Choice For You? A CT scanner is a medical diagnostic imaging system that uses X-rays to capture images of a patient’s internal organs and structures. CT scanners have become commonplace in imaging centers and hospitals, especially in emergency rooms, because CTs can capture images within minutes to diagnose …
An Exploration of The Cost of MRI Systems MRI systems are large, complicated pieces of technology that are incredibly beneficial to helping doctors pinpoint issues patients may have with their internal structures and organs as well as to make accurate diagnoses. As you can image, they’re not exactly cheap. There’s a reason why it costs …
What to Consider When Choosing a CT Scanner for Your Veterinary Clinic CT scanners are commonly used in hospitals and diagnostic imaging centers to help diagnose a large variety of conditions. They give doctors the ability to render 3D images of their patients’ bones, soft tissues, blood vessels and more to diagnose everything from bone …
SPECT (Single Photon Emission Computed Tomography) imaging is a nuclear medicine procedure where the NM “camera” rotates around the patient acquiring images at specific angles for a predefined amount of time. For cardiac you image for 180 degrees, for all other SPECT images (brain, bone, etc.) you image for 360 degrees. This data is then …
4 Strategies To Maintain Quality When You Need To Keep Costs Down Running a hospital, imaging center or other type of healthcare facility requires regular investment in new medical technology, equipment, and staff, to maintain a high quality of care. Unfortunately, your budget may not always allow for that, especially if you experience a budget …